News Archive - August 2016

Wednesday August 31

Record Numbers for AIDKA's Dirt Kart Nationals 425 nominate for Yorke Peninsula
DD2 Domination For Formula K at Pro Tour PR - Team news
Does Karting Produce Dirty Drivers? Poll: Cast your vote about driving standards

Tuesday August 30

K-Racer Weekly Specials Tyre carry bag, foldable work bench, Alfano box dash
Ballarat Mayor Hits The Track Councillor Hudson drives a TaG
Tasmanian Rotax Drivers Show Their Form at Pro Tour PR - Tassie driver news
Vincent Best of The Kiwis - Again! NZ report from Aussie Pro Tour round
Champions Crowned at Rotax Euro Challenge Finale Photos and report from Salbris
Pedro Hiltbrand Captures Spanish KZ2 Championship PR (Euro) - CRG team news

Monday August 29

Rotax Pro Tour Points & Placings Official series update after round 6
Team Australia Decided at Pro Tour Round 6 Finals day report & pics from Pucka
Pringle To Head The Aussies In Sweden Oz Camp to contest KZ2 Super Cup with Ricciardo Kart

Above: Team Australia drivers for the 2016 Rotax MAX Challenge Grand Finals: Micro MAX - Sebastien Ruiz, Mini MAX - James Wharton & Hugh Barter, Junior MAX - Dylan Hollis, Alec Morse & Cody Brewczynski, Rotax Light - Joshua Fife & Cody Gillis, DD2 - Adam Lindstrom, Nathan Tigani & Troy Woolston, DD2 Masters - Lee Mitchener, Kris Walton & Scott Howard. Team Australia at the US Open: Mini MAX - Angus Giffen, Junior MAX Trophy Class - Travis Worton, Rotax Heavy - Shay Mayes. (pic - KA)

Sunday August 28

Winners of today's Pro Tour round 6 finals: Cody Brewczynski (Junior MAX), Travis Worton (Junior Trophy), Chris Farkas (Rotax Heavy), Brad Jenner (Rotax Light), Harry Arnett (Micro MAX), Hugh Barter (Mini MAX), Adam Lindstrom (DD2), Lee Mitchener (DD2 Masters). More to follow...

Multiple Winners Set Up Unpredictable Finals Day Saturday Wrap: Rotax Pro Tour round 6
Hot Action & Weather In France Rotax Euro Saturday summary

Saturday August 27

Video: Rotax Pro Tour Round 6 Wrap and interviews from today
Karting News Briefs Industry, events, retro, tyre drama, o/seas winners, club news plus more!

Fastest qualifiers this morning at Pro Tour: Dylan Hollis (Junior MAX), Travis Worton (Junior Trophy), Joshua Davey (Rotax Heavy), Brad Jenner (Rotax Light), Harry Arnett (Micro MAX), James Wharton (Mini MAX), James Foster (DD2), Daniel Richert (DD2 Masters). Full results on CMS HERE.

Euro MAX Challenge: Burning Tarmac In Qualifying Friday wrap from France

Friday August 26

Follow the Rotax Pro Tour at Puckapunyal across the weekend:

  • Live timing on Race Monitor HERE
  • Live race commentary on Ustream HERE
  • Results on CMS HERE
  • Updates via series' Facebook HERE
  • Event timetable HERE

Thursday August 25

Tasmanian Statewide Series, Round 3 Photos, report and series points
Speedway Karters Honour One of the Founders Alan Hann Memorial report & pics
Cusack, Haak & Wrigley Take Australasian Gold Cup Race wrap from Dubbo
Stony Creek's August Races Lots of photos from wet weekend
Key Rotax Wins For Hunt & Drysdale Report, pics, results from Wellington double-header
Occhipinti Wins Festival of Superkarts PR - Driver news
Kiwi Karters Push For Podiums In Australia This Weekend Pro Tour preview

Tuesday August 23

K-Racer Weekly Specials Kronos, Sniper, Dunlop, etc
The Pro Tour "Team Australia" Round Preview for this weekend at Pucka
Alfano New (Financial) Year Sale Hurry! Last days of special prices across the range

Sunday August 21

Manning Valley August Races Race wrap from Saturday
Hot Weekend For Los Angeles Karting Championship USA - Report & pics from Pro Show
Double Winners at Route 66 Sprint Round USA - Report & pics from Dousman

Friday August 19

New Carby for KA100 Classes! Exchange program about to commence

Wednesday August 17

News Briefs! Event updates & info, airbox homologations cancelled, Junior Sprockets dates, etc
Benik Drives at Vegas SuperNationals Attention Aussie Cadet 9 & Cadet 12 drivers
British Super One: Larkhall Report, photos & results from Scotland
NZ MAX Challenge Continues This Weekend Preview for Wellington double-header round

Tuesday August 16

Kervers Strikes Gold At Strathalbyn Gold Cup report, pics & results from Angus Kart Club
K-Racer Weekly Specials DID chain, engine hour meter, mag wheel sets
Wyatt's Win at City of Melbourne Title Tassie wrap from Todd Rd
Kiwi ROKers Learn From Melbourne Meeting PR - New Zealand report from City of Melb

Monday August 15

City of Melbourne Titles: A Victory for Karting? Lots of photos, wrap & results from Todd Rd
Classes Confirmed for Race of Stars Seven categories and entry restriction

Friday August 12

Kiwi ROK Class Winners Racing In City of Melbourne PR - Driver news

Wednesday August 10

17 Team Australia Tickets Up For Grabs Driver lineup to be revealed at Pucka Pro Tour
Video Update: City of Melbourne 2016 DVDs, interviews and Friday live
Kout Clinches 2016 European Superkart Title Photos, report & results from Assen

Tuesday August 9

Race of Stars Expands To 3 Days Gold Coast's international event for 2016
K-Racer's Weekly Specials Motul chain lube, Kartech bolt kit, Alfano box system

Monday August 8

C & D Grade Titles Photo gallery & results from Morwell
Karting News Briefs More oil, TaG in Tassie, O/S race deals, kart finance, KZ Over40s, event info, etc!
Twenty Taswegians To Take On Mainlanders Apple Islers head to City of Melbourne

Sunday August 7

200+, All States And Counting Entry about to close for City of Melbourne Titles

Friday August 5

South Australian Championships, Round 4 Report, results & some pics from Barossa
Team Australia's Look Revealed Countdown to the Rotax Grand Finals
More Gears For Rubens BirelART confirm Barrichello's KZ World Champship campaign
TaG Super Series, Round 3 Pics & results from Picton
National Festival of Superkarts Countdown Just two weeks to go
Nine Wins From Ten Finals For Benik Kart PR (USA) - Team news

Wednesday August 3

Mildura Racer Set For USA Karting Debut Liam Aunger to race Knoxville
CIK-FIA European Championship Final Videos, photos & report from Genk
Gippsland's July Races Photos and results from Morwell
Ultimate Karting Win Preston Hire 550 Photos & report from Eastern Creek
First Time Winners at Route 66 Round 3 Report & pics from Michiana Raceway Park
Excellent Balance For CRG In Genk Official team report from European Championship final

Tuesday August 2

Funds Raised For Stolen Equipment The karting community is, quite simply, amazing
K-Racer's Weekly Specials Cut-price stickered bodywork, action cameras, rib vests plus more
Champions Crowned at Superkart Presentation Jarrod Sanfilippo takes Driver of the Year honours
Back-To-Back Wins in Top Half Series Final Report, pics meeting & series results from NZ

Monday August 1

25-Lap Finals Test Stamina Manning Valley race wrap; club preps for State Title round
CRG's July Newsletter Hero 101, Cadet mag wheels, plus other team news
Oakleigh's July Race Day Monthly race wrap - photos added
SA State Championship Points Latest update with 1 round to go
Wild Day Of Racing at CalSpeed Karting Center Race report & pics from Los Angeles


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